49 days ago

Engagement to guide safe swimming facility remediation options

The Team from Whakatāne District Council

Remediation options for the safe swimming facility at Wairaka Centennial Park will be reviewed in consultation with key community groups and representatives, following recommendations adopted by Council.

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17 hours ago

NZ ARMY BAND performing here in Whakatane

Pam from Whakatane District

One performance only - make sure you don’t miss them.
FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER. LIBERTY CENTRE

SEE POSTER FOR FULL DETAILS.

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18 hours ago

Poll: Should horse racing be banned?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.

The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.

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Should horse racing be banned?
  • 30.4% Definitely - it’s inhumane
    30.4% Complete
  • 14.2% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun
    14.2% Complete
  • 3.8% I don’t have an opinion
    3.8% Complete
  • 51.5% Only for those found guilty of abuse
    51.5% Complete
1131 votes
19 hours ago

Emergency Mobile Alert - Nationwide Test

The Team from Whakatāne District Council

A message from Bay of Plenty Civil Defence

This Sunday, between 6pm – 7pm, loud beeping will be heard across the country as the Emergency Mobile Alert system gets tested. This means if you have a phone capable of receiving the alerts you will get a message direct to your phone about the test.

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